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A Clinical Guide to Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Transplantation

Author(s): Terry Wikle Shapiro, RN-C, MSN, CFNP, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
Deborah Branney Davison, MS, MSN, CRNP, Western Pennsylvania Cancer Institute, Pennsylvania
Deborah M. Rust, RN, MSN, CRNP, OCN, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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  • ISBN-13: 9780763702175
  • ISBN-10:076370217X
  • Paperback    464 pages      © 1997
Price: $146.95 US List
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This portable clinical handbook provides up-to-date information on stem cell and bone marrow transplantation for nurses and other health care professionals. The outline format and pocket size enhance the clinical utility of this concise new reference.

Introduction
1: Pretransplant Evaluation
2: Conditioning Regimens and Management of Common Toxicities
3: Prophylactic Regimens
4: Bone Marrow, Peripheral Blood Stem Cell, and Umbilical Cord Blood Procurement and Infusion
5: Management of Stem Cell/Bone Marrow Transplantation Complications
6: Diagnostic Tests Interpretations
7: Formulary
8: Therapeutic Data
9: Long-Term Follow-Up
10: Psychosocial Issues
Index

Terry Wikle Shapiro, RN-C, MSN, CFNP-University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Deborah Branney Davison, MS, MSN, CRNP-Western Pennsylvania Cancer Institute, Pennsylvania

Deborah M. Rust, RN, MSN, CRNP, OCN-University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • 4 Stars! This clear, well-indexed, compact clinical guide is highly recommended for the practicing clinician. It is sure to become a valuable resource for caring for the potential, actual, and post-transplant patient.
    --Doody Publishing
    Online Review Service, September 3, 1997